Calflora
Taxon  Report   5307    
Malacothamnus davidsonii  (B. L. Rob.) Greene
Davidson's bush mallow
Malacothamnus davidsonii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: MALVACEAE  
Genus: Malacothamnus
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: riparian

Communities: Chaparral, Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Sage Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Malvastrum davidsonii
More information about  Malacothamnus davidsonii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (MADA)


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 18, 2019).